Storrs Pond Recreation Area offers a wide variety of outdoor activies for the whole family…
Swimming: in the pond by the sandy beach, or at the heated swimming pool. Swimming lessons are available, and there is a competitive swim program in the morning.
Tennis: There are 4 courts available for use. Lessons are available, as well as leagues for all levels of play.
Picnic sites: are available for rent, for large groups or small parties.
Camping: There are lovely tent sites around the pond, as well as a variety of camping and RV sites.
Summer camps: Several summer camps operate at different areas of Storrs Pond, such as DayDreamers, VINS and Montshire.
Canoeing: Canoes are available for rent, and LL Bean hosts kayak trips on the pond.
Fishing: Storrs Pond is stocked with trout, and good fishing can be had around the pond.
Beach volleyball: A court is available right beside the beach and pond.
Hiking: There are extensive hiking trails, connecting to Oak Hill and Balch Hill areas.
Trail Running: Every summer, Storrs Pond hosts 5K running events on trails around the pond.
Fly Casting: Lessons are offered.
Mountain Biking: There are trails at Oak Hill right beside Storrs Pond. Go for a ride, then cool off at the beach.